Therapeutic Practitioner Required: Greater Manchester
Closing Date: June 14th
Location: The Children’s Society in Greater Manchester
Fixed term contract until 31st March 2021
20 hours per week (shift pattern including evening and weekends)
£22929 rising to £25477 per annum pro rata (Actual £12394 pa)
The Children’s Society has been helping children and young people in this country for over 130 years.
We run local services that support children when they are at their most vulnerable and in desperate need of help. We’re there for children, every step of the way.
This role sits within our children and families directorate, which works to provide immediate one-to-one and group support for children who urgently need support.
Your role will be to help us maintain and develop innovative practice to support our work in our services around the country.
We are currently looking for an experienced Therapeutic Practitioner to join our dynamic, ambitious team.
A key part of this role will be your ability to support young people with emotional, behavioural and mental health difficulties.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
In order to be successful in this role, you must have:
- Counselling Qualification minimum Level 4 Diploma or Qualified Mental Health Worker
- Experience of working with young people with mental health issues
- Computer literate and able to navigate a data management system
- High standards in written communication